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Four Austin suburbs celebrate Pride Month for the first time with LBGTQ events

Four Austin-area cities are celebrating Pride Month for the first time with Pride festivals of their own. (Austin Pride/Facebook)

Four Austin-area cities—Round Rock, Leander, Pflugerville and Lockhart—are bringing out the rainbow flags for their first-ever Pride Month events to celebrate their LGBTQ residents.

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Austin FC keeper Brad Stuver is making an impact on and off the pitch

Austin FC keeper Brad Stuver is producing highlight-worthy saves week after week, but he's also contributing to the community off the pitch by helping out worthy causes. (Austin FC/Twitter)

Austin FC keeper Brad Stuver took a rare break from center stage on Thursday as the club broke free from their scoring slump and beat the Portland Timbers 4-1 at Q2 Stadium.

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Through her eyes: Austinite reflects on being trans in 2021

Josephine June shares her experience as a transgender woman(Josephine June)

Although 27-year-old transgender woman Josephine June still gets misgendered at coffee shops or when meeting someone new, such mistakes are very minor, she says.

She's been through worse. When she came out as trans to her fiancée and close friends, June had to rebuild her support system from the ground up. "When you come out... you very quickly get to see people's true colors, the sides of themselves that they don't show every day," June said. "Their opinions become very obvious... (on) who they think actually deserve to be treated like a person."

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